Fly your Own Kite
Leela Broome (6-10y)
The little Red Kite plays a crucial part in the Leela Gour Broome’s RED KITE ADVENTURE. The interactive session will involve a brief introduction to the book, a discussion on kites and then Leela will help the to the children making a kite.
An accomplished pianist, she has decades of experience working with children. In 1990 she and her husband launched one of the first residential nature and environment education camps for children in India and became role models for several camp groups across the country. They are active environment conservationists and their beautiful farm is a haven for resident and migratory birds, some animals, past campers, instructors and their families! Her two books Flute in the Forest, for YA and Red Kite Adventure for 10+ have been published. She loves reading, conducting sessions at schools and book-related events at Lit Fests. She is an active member of a Book Club, enjoys cracking-up time with her three grandchildren, nature, gardening, craft, travel, and photography.